Category Archives : Activism

Crochet at Oregon Flock and Fiber 4

History is being made this September! For the first time EVER crochet is the focus at the amazing fiber event, Oregon Flock and Fiber. Affectionately known as OFF – Oregon Flock and Fiber is an amazing event; fiber, classes, yarn, classes, animals, classes, exhibits, classes – oh yes, did I mention classes?       […]

What if fun IS your business?

It’s funny how there are certain words and concepts that are guaranteed to cause a ruckus.  Talking about business to creative people is one of those words – so often we associate it with corporate greed that we forget that little local endeavors, including Etsy stores and E-commerce sites are often micro – businesses.   […]


Crochet Patterns – Don’t Give Them Away

  Crochet patterns are a time consuming product to create. Someone has to conceive the idea, write the pattern, create the prototype, make adjustments (if needed), correct instructions, lay out the pattern, create schematics, drawings, charts (if you’re lucky) and write the romance text. There are photos to take, files to create, and uploads to […]

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Crochet Weekend in Washington State

CLF Pro Members, World Wide Yarns and Karen Ratto Whooley have partnered for a fabulous crochet experience in Soap Lake, Washington! You don’t want to miss this event and there is limited space, so sign up before it’s too late! Event:  June 1 – 2 Call to reserve your spot right away as the retreat […]